Dialogi de Republica Venetorum.

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Lot 38

Dialogi de Republica Venetorum.

Folding engraved plates. Contemporary vellum. 12mo.

Leiden: Elzevier 1631

Est: $200 - $300
A detailed look at the institutions of the Venetian Republic, written by a Florentine author hopeful to establish the same form of government in his own city. In fact, Giannotti was eventually one of the leaders of the ill-fated Florentine Republic.